“Our recommendation would be if there’s a polling location in assisted living facility, allow the residents to vote there,” Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said at a press conference on Wednesday. “But maybe the general public should have the option or be directed to go to a different polling location.”
Some of the changes being implemented by election officials across the state include relocating polling sites away from assisted living senior communities.
Hillsborough County, on the west coast of the state, immediately announced changes to polling locations that were set to be at large assisted